John W. Tausinger served in the U.S. Marine Corps as a Private in World War II from 1942 to 1946. The Gansevoort, NY, man died [December 30, 1986] at age 62.
The Marine is one of nine veterans whose unclaimed cremated remains were interred June 9, 2011 at Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery. Those slated for burial cover an area from Central New York to the Capital Region and served in the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines. Ceremonies were at 10:30 a.m. at the cemetery’s new columbarium wall where cremated remains are sealed in perpetuity.